TAN KIAN SENG
CHAIRMAN & DIRECTOR
Mr Tan served as Chairman and President of the Board of Grand Plaza Hotel Corporation since his appointment on 15 February 2017. Mr Tan is the Interim Group Chief Executive Officer of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc (“M&C”), having been appointed on 1 March 2017. He is a non-executive director of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels New Zealand Limited and CDL Investments New Zealand Limited, both of which are listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange, having been appointed on 28 February 2017. He was appointed as a non-executive director of First Sponsor Group Limited, a company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange on 6 February 2017.
Prior to joining M&C Group as Chief of Staff and interim President of Asia in October 2016, he served as advisor to the CEO and Chairman of Venture Corporation Limited (“Venture”), a company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange. Mr Tan joined Venture in 2001 and held increasingly senior roles in various jurisdictions, including Vice President of Operations in Malaysia until February 2006, Chief Financial Officer until February 2012 and Group President from 2011 until February 2016.
He is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.